FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) Xavier Johnson made a short jumper with 10.1 seconds left to give his team the lead, then made two free throws with 4.6 seconds to help Pittsburgh top Kansas State 63-59 in the Fort Myers TipOff on Monday night.
Coach drew up a play and Im pretty good at driving to the basket, Johnson said. Its a great win.
After seeing a 57-51 lead disappear as they couldnt score for 3:56, the Panthers (5-2) scored six points in the last 10.1 seconds. Two more free throws by Justin Champagnie clinched it with 0.1 seconds left.